Empingham Parish Council

Serving the people of Empingham

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Clerk: Mrs Rowan Scholtz
9 Highfield Close, Empingham
Rutland LE15 8QB

Tel: 01780 460557

Empingham Parish Council provides YOUR local services. We strive to make Empingham a better place to live, work and visit. Our website includes a wealth of information about how we conduct business and what we do. Use the search or browse the site to find whatever you are looking for. If you can't find what you want or would like to recommend any improvements to our website then please contact us.

Latest News

Public Discussion about Transpot & Highways Wednesday 17th July 2019

Posted: Sun, 14 Jul 2019 12:00 by Rowan Scholtz

A public discussion about transport and highways will be held by Empingham Parish Council on Wednesday 17th July from 6pm-8pm at Empingham Cricket & Social Club

All are welcome to attend.

Please do take time to read the Integrated Transport Feasibility Study report from Rutland County Council.

Healthy Rutland Grant Scheme

Posted: Mon, 24 Jun 2019 11:28 by Rowan Scholtz

Press release


Get your applications in for the Healthy Rutland Grant Scheme

Community groups, charities, voluntary sector and other not for profit organisations including parish and town councils in Rutland are invited to bid for Healthy Rutland Grant Scheme funding. The deadline for applications for the third round of funding is the 5th July 2019. More »

If you are part of one of these groups and need a small amount of funding to kickstart or support a project designed to improve the health and wellbeing in your community the scheme may be for you.

The Healthy Rutland Grant Scheme is funded by Public Health Grant and the Better Care Fund; and managed by Citizens Advice Rutland as part of the Rutland Community Wellbeing Service.

Simon Mutsaars from Citizens Advice Rutland said "the grants panel have already approved a number of bids from a range of community groups and voluntary sector organisations, and with a diverse spread of health and wellbeing ideas and requests including, running activity, growing foraging and cooking, community engagement events, community equipment, sports clubs, community green spaces and community clubs. We are eager to encourage other groups to apply for locally developed projects that will help people access activity that improves their health and wellbeing."

Full details, application forms and guidance notes, including details on eligible organisations, and example project ideas are available by visiting http://www.rutlandwellbeing.org.uk/news/healthy-rutland-grant-scheme or calling 01572 725805.

The grant panel would encourage all potential applicants to speak with the scheme development officer prior to submitting an application. » Less

Temporary Speed limit on A606 1st July 2019

Posted: Tue, 04 Jun 2019 13:47 by Rowan Scholtz



A606 Stamford Road

Parish of Empingham Order 2019

Rutland County Council District Council ('the Council') has powers under section 14(1) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 ('the Act') to make traffic regulation orders affecting the adopted highway within the County of Rutland. More »

TAKE NOTICE THAT the Council now proposes to make an order entitled the Rutland County Council District Council (Temporary Restriction of Vehicular Traffic) A606 Stamford Road Parish of Empingham Order 2019 as the Council are satisfied that traffic on the road should be restricted because works are proposed to be executed on or near the road.

The effect of the order will be that during the dates and times specified below all vehicles will be subject to a temporary speed limit of not more than 10mph under convoy working along the length of road known as A606 Stamford Road from its junction with Normanton Park Road to the Bunkers Hill junction.

The restriction is to enable Tarmac to undertake Carriageway Patching works on behalf of Rutland County Council.

The duration of the Restriction shall be for a maximum period of six months from 1st July 2019 or until the works are completed.

It is anticipated the works will take 1 day. The closure shall come into force when the appropriate signs and vehicles are present on site.

The duration of the Restriction shall be as follows: from 1st July 2019 to 1st July 2019

Reasonable facilities will be provided to allow access to adjacent premises while the work is being carried out.

Any queries regarding the above please contact Mr B Rush, Network Co-Ordinator, Rutland County Council, Catmose, Oakham, Rutland, LE15 6HP or telephone 01572 722577

Helen Briggs

Chief Executive



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